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Kootenay Huts, Organic Full Comfort Forest Hide-Away

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Last updated: 07/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Nelson chalet description

Located 1 km from Ymir, our secluded and peaceful newly-built huts are only 25 km from the base of Whitewater Ski Resort (with its legendary powder and 29 km away from Nelson. Red Mountain Ski Resort is a mere 50 km away. The cabins are located on 60 acres allowing for plenty of parking space. Off-road trails are accessible directly from the property.

You can drive to the door of Kootenay Huts, The organic-funky feel of the cabin is welcoming you into the eco-friendly accommodation. Our chalet has water and electricity and is designed to provide beauty, comfort and functionality, while minimizing your footprint. Made from natural, local, eco-friendly materials, it provides you with spacious, relaxing and nurturing interiors, with stunning views. Unwind with toasty in-floor heating, the unsurpassed romance of a wood stove and a fully equipped kitchen with gas stove. It is a dog friendly place.

Nestled at the foot of the Selkirk Mountains, with four queen and two twin beds, the hut accommodates groups of 2 to 8 people.

You will find yourself on the doorstep of the Kootenay wilds. Explore the unlimited options for hiking, skiing, fishing, mountain biking, snowshoeing, snowmobiling or ATV riding.

The surrounding roads are great for road biking as they take you to mountain pass and grand vistas They offer challenging loops. Freshwater lakes and rivers abound for fishing, swimming, canoeing and kayaking.

Our hut is backed by the Bonnington mountain range (famous for the Bonnington traverse)and faces Mount Baldie, a spectacular pyramid shaped peak.

Prepare your gear, plan your adventures and get ready to dive into the legendary Kootenay outdoor experience! Whether you are an adrenaline junky or a slow snow enthusiast, whether you want to climb mountains and hurtle down at great speed or simply relax and enjoy the beautiful alpine vistas, Kootenay Huts offer the ideal setting.

Our hut is located close enough to Nelson for guests to take advantage of its great shopping, fine dining and lively nightlife, yet secluded enough to allow them to be close to nature and wilderness, view magnificent starry skies and listen to the coyotes.

With two bedrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, a large and accommodating common room (living/dining room), and a washroom with shower, the chalet can comfortably house up to 10 people. The two identical rooms of the cabin can each sleep two couples in comfortable bunk Queen beds and one person in a single bed. You will appreciate the drying room area designed to facilitate the reset of your adventure gear.

On your time off, you can enjoy a stroll the heart of Ymir, a 15 minute walk. Beside friendly people, you will find there a saloon-type Hotel and a cool store/café.

Keywords: Chalet in the forest, close to the road,
organic and funky in style

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Chalet
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Stainless countertops, everything you need for cooking your own meals...moreless

          • Freezer:

            The freezer in part of the fridge...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            All you need...moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Seating for 10 people

          Amenities

          • Heating:

            Infloor heating makes the place very comfy. Enjoy also the natural heat from the wood stove...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Linens Provided
          • Wood Stove
          • Parking Off Street
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

          Other Amenities

              • Designed by outdoorsy people for other outdoorsy people to enjoy.

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Free Wi-Fi internet connection...moreless

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Bring your own phone. A cell signal antenna is set to serve your needs...moreless

              • Internet:

                Bring your own computer to benefit the free Wifi connection...moreless

              • Mobile Phone

              Pool & Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    The woodfired hot tub is a great feature for the outdoorsy people...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    The area is a ski paradise. Let us tell you of the backcountry opportunities. Enjoy Catskiing with the local guides or ski at the legendary Whitewater Winter Resort...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View

                      Activities

                      • Museums
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Rafting
                      • Paragliding
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Golf
                      • Skiing
                      • Fishing
                      • Cycling
                      • Sailing
                      • Tennis
                      • Swimming
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Boating
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Hiking
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Shopping
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Kayaking
                      • Sledding
                      • Hunting
                       

                      Reviews

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                      Rental basis: Per property
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                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      C$113
                      C$650 C$1,846
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Pet Fee C$2
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit C$100
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Cancellation policy:

                      Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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                      Last updated: 07/03/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
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                      Location

                      75 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Castlegar
                      120 Metres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway 6
                      29 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Nelson
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Ymir Hotel
                      30 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ski
                      Whitewater Winter Resort
                      29 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Nelson
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Ymir Hotel

                      Car: Recommended

                      Skiing, Backcountry skiing, Catskiing, Mountain biking, Old mine exploring, Birdwathching, Mycology, Snowshoeing

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2011

                      About the owner: Guy and Chris are outdoor enthusiasts who love to ski, bike, hike, run, climb, explore and just enjoy nature. They also happen to be triathletes and marathoners.

                      Why the Owner Chose Nelson:
                      Guy and Chris, originally from Quebec, moved to the Kootenays over ten years ago to enjoy the finest outdoor experience there is. They built the Kootenay Huts in the last year to share their love of the area and offer the opportunity to soak in the Kootenay mountain culture in a relaxed and peaceful setting. Their extensive outdoor experience guided the design of the chalet.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
                      Get a complete mountain experience! Spend the nights of your daily adventures in the easily accessible but yet secluded nature spot. Cook for yourself, feel the wildlife around you, enjoy the organic feel of the chalet. Feed a log to the woodstove and keep your life simple.


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                      Speaks: french, english

                       

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                      Date last modified - Sunday, June 22, 2014

                      C$113 per night (CAD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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